We are excited to announce that registration is now open for the annual Open edX Conference. Held for the first time in Europe on May 24th and 25th, the conference on this leading free, open-source learning platform will take place in Madrid, Spain to further quality online education and training.

Over two inspiring days, a global audience of more than 200 educatorsdecision-makers on educational and training initiatives, researchers, and developers will join leading professionals to address the learning challenges they face, whether academic, professional development and training or social impact.

In addition to keynote speakers, focused tracks and breakout sessions will enable attendees to share, learn and develop their understanding of the Open edX platform to further advance online learning. Tracks will include:

  • Innovative courses, in particular in higher education, social impact, professional development & training

  • Course authoring, production and promotion techniques

  • Analytics & research

  • Deployment & technical deep dives

  • Extending and integrating the platform

  • Online learning and training trends such as credentials, professional development and lifelong learning

We’d like to hear from you about what matters. We welcome proposals for presentations and workshops on all related themes until March 1 2017.

Register for the Open edX conference before March 1 2017 and enjoy our early-bird rates.

We look forward to seeing you in Madrid in May.